Category: Podcast

Young Readers: A Roundtable Discussion on Contemporary Issues in Children’s and Young Adult Comics

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:03:06 – Roundtable discussion with Charles Hatfield and Krystal Howard 01:25:00 – Wrap up 01:27:49 – Contact us Talking It Out For this Young Readers show, Paul and Gwen change things up a bit by hosting

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Episode 250: Reviews of The Death of Stalin, Moonstruck #1, and Kros: Hallowed Ground

Time Codes: 00:00:30 – Introduction 00:02:37 – Comments on the 2017 Eisner Award winners 00:14:49 – The Death of Stalin 00:41:52 – Moonstruck #1 01:02:16 – Kros: Hallowed Ground 01:33:14 – Wrap up 01:34:25 – Contact us Monsters…or Others This week on The Comics

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On Location: Our Last (?) Visit to Valhalla Games and Comic

Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow This just may be the last on-location episode of The Comics Alternative conducted from Valhalla Games and Comics in Plano, TX. Derek is moving to North Carolina and will no longer be in the DFW area

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Euro Comics: Review of Valerian and Laureline

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:03:23 – Setup, and a big thanks to Jerome Saincantin! 00:05:01 – Valerian and Laureline 01:13:46 – Wrap up 01:15:10 – Contact us Sci Fi, French Style This month on The Comics Alternative‘s Euro Comics series, Edward

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Ger Apeldoorn

Time Codes: 00:00:25 – Introduction 00:02:24 – Setup of interview 00:03:34 – Interview with Ger Apeldoorn 01:06:35 – Wrap up 01:08:17 – Contact us Wannabes Just in time for the San Diego Comic-Con — where he and Craig Yoe will be meeting

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Episode 249: Reviews of Reich, The American Way: Those Above and Those Below #1, and Time and Vine #1

Time Codes: 00:00:32 – Introduction 00:02:58 – Checking in 00:04:42 – Reich 00:48:27 – The American Way: Those Above and Those Below #1 01:10:26 – Time and Vine #1 01:31:08 – Wrap up 01:32:04 – Contact us Sexual Healing This week the Two

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Gabrielle Bell

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:26 – Setup of interview 00:04:21 – Interview with Gabrielle Bell 01:00:03 – Wrap up 01:01:21 – Contact us “The anxiety and the happiness are just so close together” On this interview episode Andy and Derek are

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On Location: The Hernandez Brothers Panel at HeroesCon 2017

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:02:22 – Setup of the recording 00:04:30 – The Hernandez brothers panel at HeroesCon 01:08:05 – Wrap up 01:09:46 – Contact us A Big Deal At this year’s HeroesCon, Andy and Derek moderated a couple

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Denis Kitchen

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:42 – Setup of interview 00:04:01 – Interview with Denis Kitchen 01:09:50 – Wrap up 01:11:09 – Contact us Working on (and with) the Masters Andy and Derek are happy to have Denis Kitchen back on The

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Episode 248: Reviews of Outburst, Steam Clean, and Resist! Vol. 2

Time Codes: 00:01:26 – Introduction 00:03:38 – Thank you to Red Pegasus Comics! 00:08:36 – Outburst 00:32:32 – Steam Clean 00:44:57 – Resist! Vol. 2 01:24:37 – Wrap up 01:25:36 – Contact us “Smell my book. Feel bad.” On this week’s

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Webcomics: Reviews of Gods Can’t Die, Kamikaze, and The Secret Life of Gitmo’s Women

Time Codes: 00:00:29 – Introduction 00:03:23 – Another jab at Eisner Award definitions 00:05:05 – Gods Can’t Die 00:27:25 – Kamikaze 00:52:38 – The Secret Life of Gitmo’s Women 01:15:59 – Wrap up 01:18:59 – Contact us Slow Build Sean and Derek are

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Episode 247: The July Previews Catalog

No Keanu. No Rock. It’s the first week of the month, so that must mean that it’s time once again for Andy and Derek to check out the latest Previews catalog. As they go through the July solicitations, they highlight

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